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Spar 23 Lode Claim AML Project

Spoils & waste piles.
Spoils & waste piles.
Hazardous pit 2.
Hazardous pit 2.
Hazardous pit 4.
Hazardous pit 4.
Numbers:
B-28-3; Site #102998; WY000752NCA; FRMT0075

Location: Fremont County

Site Features: 1 highwall, 6 spoil piles, 5 pits, historical debris/structures

Safety Hazards: all pits may pose a hazard due to their accessibility and location near a public road; based on depth, pit nos. 2 and 4 pose the most risk for falling and entrapment hazard

Environmental Hazards: spoil associated with highwall no. 1 has been placed within local drainage, stream channel compromised.

Proposed Reclamation: hand labor closure; pit closure; spoil reduction and placement

Estimated Costs: $16,000 for construction alone; additional cost will include cultural/historic, bat survey, etc, reports and environmental analysis